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Kanawha County, West Virginia
Posted by: Jody Drewry (ID *****2439) Date: April 09, 2007 at 19:00:18
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Looking for information on the following facemeyers:
Jody Drewry
jldrewry@hotmail.com

First Generation

       1.       Aaron Facemire was born about 1805 in Cumberland County, New Jersey. He died after 1880 in Kanawha County, West Virginia.

Household:_
Name        Relation       Marital Status       Gender       Race       Age       Birthplace       Occupation       Father's
Birthplace       Mother's Birthplace       
Aaron FACEMYRER        Self        M        Male        W        71        NJ        Farmer        NJ        NJ        
Margeret FACEMYRER        Wife        M        Female        W        60        WV        Keeping House
       WV        WV        
Louisa FACEMYRER        GDau        S        Female        W        10        WV        At Home        WV        
WV        
Mary FACEMYRER        GDau        S        Female        W        8        WV               WV        WV        
Christmas BOSTICK        SonL        M        Male        W        23        WV        Laborer On Farm        WV        
WV        
Liza E. BOSTICK        Dau        M        Female        W        21        WV        At Home        NJ        
WV        
Wm. E. BOSTICK        GSon        S        Male        W        1M        WV               WV        WV        

Source Information:
       Census Place       Poca, Kanawha, West Virginia       
       Family History Library Film        1255405       
       NA Film Number        T9-1405       
       Page Number        334A       

Aaron married Margaret E. Ashley daughter of Richard Joseph Ashley and Mary Malinda "Polly" Young on 1 Apr 1831 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. Margaret was born in 1819 in Virginia. She died after 1880 in Braxton County, West Virginia.

They had the following children:

       2       M       i.       James H. Facemire was born about 1832 in Virginia.
James married Caroline B. Stonestreet on 18 Aug 1853 in Braxton, West Virginia.

       3       F       ii.       Hannah Facemire was born about 1834 in Virginia.
Hannah married Jacob Stonestreet .

       4       M       iii.       Andrew Louis Facemire was born about 1836 in Kanawha County, Virginia. He died on 5 Apr 1925 in Braxton, West Virginia.
Andrew married Margaret Jane Hoover on 24 Apr 1859 in Braxton, West Virginia.

       5       M       iv.       John C. Facemire was born about 1837 in Virginia.
John married (1) Rebecca Jane Dean .
John married (2) Mary Jane Robinson on 21 Apr 1865 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. Mary was born about 1843.

+       6       M       v.       Aaron Vanburen Facemire was born about 1839. He died on 8 Mar 1880.

       7       F       vi.       Margaret E. Facemire was born about 1842 in Braxton County, West Virginia.
Margaret married James A. Campbell on 3 Dec 1868 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. James was born in 1849 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. He died in 1910 in Kanawha County, West Virginia.

       8       M       vii.       William Raymond Facemire was born in Nov 1845 in Braxton County, West Virginia. He died in 1915.
William married Cecily Elizabeth Campbell on 18 Dec 1867 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. Cecily was born on 30 Oct 1846 in Kanawha County, West Virginia.

       9       F       viii.       Deborah Ann Facemire was born about 1846 in Braxton County, Virginia.
Deborah married John W. Jordan on 25 Jul 1867 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. John was born about 1850.

       10       F       ix.       Matilda Facemire was born about 1849 in Virginia.
Matilda married (1) Columbus M. Vance on 14 Apr 1868 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. Columbus was born about 1847. He died before 1900.
Matilda married (2) Crane about 1908.

       11       F       x.       Sabina Facemire was born about 1853 in Virginia.
Sabina married Henry Davidson Moss on 1 Dec 1868 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. Henry was born in 1845.

       12       M       xi.       Paton M. Facemire was born about 1855 in Virginia.
Paton married (1) Emeline C. Hughes on 5 May 1880 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. Emeline was born in 1864.
Paton married (2) Lydia Moss on 3 Jan 1895 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. Lydia was born about 1856.

       13       M       xii.       America Facemire was born about 1856 in Virginia.
America married Jerry Keene on 7 Sep 1883 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. Jerry was born in 1846.

       14       F       xiii.       Eliza E. "Liza" Facemire was born about 1860 in Virginia.
Eliza married (1) Thompson before 1879.
Eliza married (2) Christopher Bostic on 17 Jul 1879 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. Christopher was born in 1856 in West Virginia.


Second Generation

       6.       Aaron Vanburen Facemire (Aaron) was born about 1839 in Braxton County, Virginia. He died on 8 Mar 1880 in Kanawha County, West Virginia.

Aaron married1 (1) Ellenor Ann "Ellen" Slater daughter of James Slater and Rhoda Jordan on 31 Aug 1868 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. Ellenor was born about 1844 in Kanawha County, Virginia. She died2 in 1873 in Kanawha County, West Virginia.

1850 Kanawha: James Slater 58 1792
#1811 Rhoda 27 1823
George W. 7 1843
Ellen A. 5 1845
Jarrett A. 3 1847
Mary C. 1 1849

1860 Kanawha: James Slater 68 1792
#791 Rhoda 38 1822
George W. 16 1844
Elender A. 14 1846
James A. 13 1847
Mary C. 11 1849
Joseph P. 9 1851
Jesse P. 7 1853
Martha J. 5 1855
William R. 9m 1858

Aaron and Ellenor had the following children:

       15       F       i.       Sarah Facemire was born about 1869 in Kanawha County, West Virginia.

       16       F       ii.       Fannie E. Facemyer was born3 on 3 Dec 1870 in Poca Township, Kanawha, West Virginia.

+       17       F       iii.       Mary Estoline Facemyer was born on 3 Nov 1871. She died on 8 Mar 1945.


Aaron married (2) Harriet Burdett daughter of William Henry Burdett and Sarah Ann Young on 4 Feb 1875 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. Harriet was born on 9 Mar 1845 in Coopers Creek, Virginia. She died on 9 May 1933 in Elkview, Kanawha, West Virginia. She was buried in Chandler's Family Cemetery, Frame, Kanawha, West Virginia.

Household:_
Name        Relation       Marital Status       Gender       Race       Age       Birthplace       Occupation       Father's
Birthplace       Mother's Birthplace       
Hariet TRACEMYERS        Self        W        Female        W        35        WV        Keeping House        
WV        WV        
Almira C. TRACEMYERS        Dau        S        Female        W        15        WV        At Home        
WV        WV        
Frances E. TRACEMYERS Dau        S        Female        W        14        WV        At Home        
WV        WV        
John W. TRACEMYERS        Son        S        Male        W        7        WV               WV        WV        
Leuis A. TRACEMYERS        Son        S        Male        W        4        WV               WV        WV        
Launebelle TRACEMYERS Other        S        Female        W        2        WV               WV        
WV        

Source Information:
       Census Place       Elk, Kanawha, West Virginia       
       Family History Library Film        1255405       

       NA Film Number        T9-1405       
       Page Number        243A


Aaron and Harriet had the following children:

       18       M       iv.       Lewis A. Facemire was born in Jan 1877 in Kanawha County, West Virginia.
Lewis married Elizabeth F. Douglas on 20 Dec 1896 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. Elizabeth was born in 1879.

       19       F       v.       Launabelle Facemire was born on 6 Oct 1878 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. She died on 30 Apr 1898 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. She was buried in 1898 in Chandler's Family Cemetery, Frame, Kanawha, West Virginia.
Launabelle married Floyd W. Chandler on 12 Jul 1894 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. Floyd was born on 8 Sep 1876 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. He died on 5 Feb 1939 in Elkview, Kanawha, West Virginia. He was buried in Chandler's Family Cemetery, Frame, Kanawha, West Virginia.


Third Generation

       17.       Mary Estoline Facemyer (Aaron Vanburen, Aaron) was born on 3 Nov 1871 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. She died on 8 Mar 1945 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. She was buried on 11 Mar 1945 in Spring Hill Cemetery, Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia.

Versions of the surname:

Facemyer
Facemyers
Facemeyer
Facemeyers
Facemire
Facemires
Fesmire
Fasmire

Mary married Floyd Preston Legg son of Ellis and Sarah Elizabeth Meeks on 23 Oct 1892 in Elk City, Kanawha, West Virginia. Floyd was born on 13 May 1868 in Monroe County, West Virginia. He died on 20 Dec 1948 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. He was buried on 23 Dec 1948 in Cunningham Memorial Park, St. Albans, Kanawha, West Virginia.

Floyd's biological last name is known to be Ellis or Elis from a Connie Comer Upton. 1732 Legg Fork Rd.
Sissonville, WV. 25320. 304-984-2144. Her husbands name is Orville. Connie is a granddaughter of
John Calvary Legg. Her mother is Nirama Credella "Della" Legg. Connie lives on part of the land of John
Calvary Legg on Legg Fork Road near Sissonville. She says that she was told Floyd was born to Sarah
Elizabeth Meeks before her marriage to John Calvary Legg.

Floyd is buried in Section B, 166 NE. He is in an unmarked grave directly to the left of Sam Derrick.
Cunningham Memorial Park
815 Cunningham Lane
Saint Albans, WV 25177
304-727-4349

Floyd and Mary had the following children:

       20       M       i.       Howard Reuben Legg was born on 1 Oct 1893 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. He died on 20 Feb 1936 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. He was buried on 22 Feb 1936 in Spring Hill Cemetery, Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia.
Howard married Anna Kathryn King on 28 Oct 1912 in St. Albans, Kanawha, West Virginia. Anna was born on 3 Oct 1893 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. She died on 27 Jan 1975 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. She was buried in Cunningham Memorial Park, St. Albans, Kanawha County, West Virginia.

       21       M       ii.       Everett Lewis Legg was born on 3 Jul 1896 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. He died on 1 Dec 1924 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. He was buried on 3 Dec 1924 in Spring Hill Cemetery, Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia.
Everett married (1) Hattie May Barton on 25 Dec 1915 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. Hattie was born on 14 Oct 1894 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. She died on 5 Sep 1916 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia.
Everett married (2) Delphia Lee Acree on 29 Aug 1917 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. Delphia was born on 12 Mar 1898 in Jarrett, Kanawha, West Virginia. She died in Mar 1985 in Denver, Colorado.

       22       F       iii.       Thelma M. Legg was born on 8 Oct 1897 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia.
Thelma married4 Vincent Knapp on 11 Jun 1923 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. Vincent was born about 1888 in Kanawha County, West Virginia.

       23       F       iv.       Gladys Irene Legg was born on 1 Feb 1901 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. She died on 11 Dec 1926 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. She was buried on 13 Dec 1926 in Spring Hill Cemetery, Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia.

       24       F       v.       Elizabeth Marie Legg was born about 1903 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia.
Elizabeth married Homer E. Brogan .

       25       M       vi.       Carl William Legge was born on 20 Jul 1905 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. He died on 16 Nov 1971 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. He was buried in Cunningham Memorial Park, St. Albans, Kanawha, West Virginia.
Carl married Joséphine Martha Juillard daughter of Jules Ferdinand Napoléon Juillard and Marie Eugénie Brun about 1926. Joséphine was born on 16 Feb 1907 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. She died on 29 Apr 1979 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. She was buried in Cunningham Memorial Park, St. Albans, Kanawha, West Virginia.

       26       F       vii.       Marjorie Opal Legg was born about 1911 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia. She died after 1945.
Marjorie married (1) Paul Hamilton Adkins on 20 Apr 1929 in Winfield, Putnam, West Virginia. Paul was born on 4 Dec 1906 in Kanawha County, West Virginia. He died in Jan 1975 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia.
Marjorie married (2) Thomas P. Trent on 25 Jul 1932 in Huntington, Cabell, West Virginia.

       27       F       viii.       Alice Legg .
Alice married Milam .


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